South Island. February 2010
On the way to the beach. Jake, Jessica and friend Ellie.
David and red billed gulls
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New Zealand Fern
Spanish Omelette
The northernmost part of the South Island
Very windy
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Young Gannet
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Coach party on the dunes
The coaches we came in
Totaranui is noted for the golden colour of its sand, more intense than other beaches in the Park, the result of a high content of orthoclase minerals in the eroded granite sands of the vicinity.
Stewart Island Flights.
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Stewart Island Lodge is second from the top on left.
Breakfast view over the bay
New Zealand Kaka. Vulnerable (CITES II), in part because of introduced wasps which compete with the Kaka for honeydew, which is excreted by scale insects.
Even pigeons look better abroad
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Night boat to see the kiwis
The Stewart Island Brown Kiwi or the Southern Tokoeka
Heading for the sea
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